St. Marys High School

1002 Second St,

Saint Marys, WV, 26170-1255

Tel: (304)684-2421
Grades: 9-12

413 students

St. Marys High School serves 413 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
St. Marys High School operates within the Pleasants County s School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 413 students
St. Marys High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
St. Marys High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade St. Marys High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
St. Marys High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
St. Marys High School Asian (2010-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
1%
St. Marys High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
St. Marys High School Black (2005-2012)
White
97%
92%
St. Marys High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups St. Marys High School Sch Ethnicity St. Marys High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.15
St. Marys High School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
45%
St. Marys High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
8%
St. Marys High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,253 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Pleasants County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
10
Number of Students Managed 1,253 3,689
Pleasants County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 88% 79%
Pleasants County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $44 MM
Pleasants County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $44 MM
Pleasants County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,729 $11,815
Pleasants County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,683 $11,723
Pleasants County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mid Ohio Valley Technical Institute (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mid Ohio Valley Technical Institute (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Marys Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saint Marys Mid Ohio Valley Technical Institute
    Vocational School
    State Route 2 Harmony Acres
    Saint Marys , WV , 26170
    (304)684-2464
    Vocational School
    0.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Saint Marys St. Marys Elementary School
    317 Washington St
    Saint Marys , WV , 26170
    (304)684-3510
    0.6  mi  |  257  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Newport Newport Elementary School
    Charles St
    Newport , OH , 45768
    (740)473-2667
    1.5  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Belmont Belmont Elementary School
    512 Riverview Dr
    Belmont , WV , 26134
    (304)665-2456
    3.9  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Belmont Pleasants County Middle School
    510 Riverview Dr
    Belmont , WV , 26134
    (304)665-2415
    3.9  mi  |  384  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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